Monday, July 4, 2011

How to delete the print jobs by commands


If you stuck to delete the print jobs, the alternate way is through commands.
   Here we will use just simple commands like net, cd and del.

Step 1: - To stop the printer spooler - from command prompt - net stop spooler
Step 2:-  To entering the printer directory - from command prompt - cd \windows\system32\spool\printers
Step 3:-  Delete the .shd extension files - from command prompt - del *.shd
Step 4:-  Delete the .spl extension files - from command prompt - del *.spl
Step 5:-  Finally start the printer spooler - from command prompt - net start spooler
           
           
          Now check the printer tray icon and refresh it.

 

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